Postdoctoral Research Associate (Kirk Wilhelmsen lab)

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Position TitlePostdoctoral Research Associate (Kirk Wilhelmsen lab)Vacancy IDPDS000538DepartmentGenetics - HistoricalPosition TypePostdoctoral Scholar Posting Details

Salary RangeFull-time/Part-timeFull TimeIf part-time, hours per weekFTEProposed Start DateEstimated Duration of Appointment12 MonthsPosting Open Date04/03/2014Posting Close DateOpen Until FilledYesWork LocationChapel Hill, NCPosition Summary

Perform statistical behavioral genetic analysis on whole genome sequence data for populations and families

Educational Requirements

PhD and/or MD

Qualifications and Experience

Excellent scripting skills to use existing programs and programming skills to develop and implement new algorithms. Statistical genetics experience preferred. Postdocs should have a background in one or more of the following areas: genomics, computer science, scientific computing, or bioinformatics. Because much of the work in the lab is realized through software development, an interest in programming / software development is desired.

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The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and welcomes all to apply regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, age, religion, creed, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We also encourage protected veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.

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Department Contact Name and TitleKirk Wilhelmsen, ProfessorDepartment Contact Telephone or [email protected] Affairs Contact Information

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Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  2. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Writing/research Sample
  2. Research Statement
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    Posted: 1/22/2019
    Application Due: 8/22/2019
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